With Election Day quick approaching, a number of of us will likely be on the lookout for methods to get to their polling locations, which is the place Lyft is available in … with a serious help for 1000’s of voters.
A rep for the rideshare co. tells TMZ … their staff has already helped mobilize practically 30,000 individuals with a transportation plan on Nov. 3. They’re additionally serving to voters to ensure they’re registered.
May appear to be small potatoes, however since each vote counts on this election — it is really an enormous deal. Lyft says they’ve achieved this through their Voting Entry Hub, together with numerous partnerships in a complete push to get out the vote.
Lyft’s additionally providing candy offers on Election Day for people who want a elevate to the polling place.
It’s going to be cheaper than ordinary to make use of Lyft that day — and it could possibly be straight-up free, relying in your circumstance. Lyft says it is providing 50% off one journey with a $10 max low cost, a method. The code to get the low cost is 2020VOTE.
For people in underserved communities, they will have the chance to get a journey on the home.
Lyft is partnering with orgs like Nike, Extra Than a Vote, Vote.org, Black Ladies’s Roundtable, Sony Music Group, Plus 1 Vote … and even John Legend, who’s specializing in getting transportation for previously incarcerated people who find themselves eligible to vote.
A Herculean effort, actually … however it’s now or by no means, proper?